Huawei Unveils Honor 7 Sporting a 20MP Camera


Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has launched three variants of Honor 7 on 30 June 2015, featuring a 20MP rear camera. The three variants are 16GB, 16GB with dual-SIM and 64GB.

On the camera front, the 20MP rear camera features phase detection autofocus and the company claims that the camera can deliver autofocus speeds of 0.1 seconds. In addition, the rear camera is equipped with a Sony IMX230 sensor, f/2 aperture, 6-lens module, and sapphire glass protection on top. An 8MP front-facing camera features a wide-angle fixed focus lens with f/2.4 aperture.

Huawei Honer 7

Huawei Honer 7

Other key features of the Android 5.0 Lollipop-based smartphone include a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080 x 1920p) display with a pixel density of 423ppi, 64-bit octa-core Kirin 935 processor, 3GB RAM, ARM’s Mali-T628 GPU, a microSD card slot (expandable up to 128GB) and a 3100mAh battery. Honor 7 measures 143.2 x 71.9 x 8.5mm and weighs 157 grams.

The smartphone is primarily launched in China only. Honor 7 16GB, 16GB with dual-SIM and 64 are priced at 1999 Yuan (approx. Rs. 20,500), 2199 Yuan (approx. Rs. 22,600) and 2499 Yuan (approx. Rs. 25,600) respectively. Availability in Indian market is yet to be announced by the company.

Tags: 20MP rear camera, 6-lens module, 64-bit octa-core Kirin 935 processor, 8MP front-facing camera, Android 5.0 Lollipop, ARM's Mali-T628 GPU, Autofocus speeds, Honor 7, huawei, Phase detection autofocus, pixel density, Sapphire glass protection, Sony IMX230 sensor, Wide-angle fixed focus lens